Wednesday April 16th 2014

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Two new books spotlight Maine’s food scene

Two new books spotlight Maine's food scene

Eat/Drink

Authors of the From Away and The Blueberry Files blogs are now published authors. Their books, coming out next month, spotlight the fabulous diversity of food and drink in Maine.[...]

Patio season: 57 outdoor decks to drink in the sun

Patio season: 57 outdoor decks to drink in the sun

Eat/Drink,Eat/drink guides,Outdoors,The List

Feel that? It's called the sun. It's nice, isn't it? Take advantage of the rays and warm weather and have your drink outside on one of the sweet decks at these Maine bars and restaurants, because cocktails always taste better outside:[...]

Did prohibition start because of a monkey fight in Maine?

Did prohibition start because of a monkey fight in Maine?

From the archives,Happy Hour,Just Funny

Neal Dow rallied against alcohol and got Maine to pass the first prohibition statute. But 40 years before that, Neal Dow was 7 years old and hanging out by a barber shop of Fore Street in Portland...[...]

Tidal Roots ready to make Eliot the paddleboard capital of New England

Tidal Roots ready to make Eliot the paddleboard capital of New England

News,Outdoors

Tidal Roots plans to make 10-, 11- and 12-foot paddleboards (although they said if Shaquille O’Neal calls them, they will make him a longer one) for recreational users.[...]

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